Betty Jane Grimm, 82

November 03, 2009

DEC. 1, 1926-OCT. 31, 2009

Betty Jane Grimm, 82, of Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at Reeders Memorial Home in Boonsboro, Md.

Born Dec. 1, 1926, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Mary E. Lewis Grimm and Aaron N. Grimm Sr.

She was a graduate of and retired from Lutheran Hospital in Baltimore, Md. She was previously employed with the Washington County Hospital.

Betty was a member of Otterbein United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Women and the Fidelity Sunday school class.

She was a volunteer with Hospice of Washington County, Free Clinic and the Cold Weather Shelter.

She is survived by one sister, Phyllis M. Grimm Osborne and husband Tom of Murrieta, Calif.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Audrey Cooper; and two brothers, Marion Grimm and Aaron N. Grimm Jr.

Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Otterbein United Methodist Church, 108 E. Franklin St., Hagerstown. The Rev. Dr. Stephen D. Robison will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery at the convenience of the family.


The family will receive friends Wednesday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, from 7 to 8 p.m.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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